Irons put Palace Adrian interest on back burner

West Ham are bracing themselves for a fight in holding onto Adrian after Palace made their first moves to take the Spaniard to Selhust Park. The Eagles had made an initial £3 million for offer for the keeper but we have been told tonight that this will be upped to £5 million the next couple […]

Chicharito and Cottee …TC gives his thoughts

Exclusive Frankie McAvennie has hailed the arrival of Chicharito as the arrival of Tony Cottee Mark 11. But the former Hammers striker turned Sky Sports pundit is far to modest to agree with his old mucker. However, speaking exclusively to ClaretandHugh TC explained that the little Mexican is certainly the first natural goalscorer to join […]

Hernandez ready to put screws on United

Chicharito is desperate for the season to get underway as he ponders a return to Manchester United. The Little Pea could hardly be happier having made the switch to us and told West Ham TV: “Of course I will be very happy to go back there and play. Hopefully I can do as well in that […]

Is this the Hammers first team?

I sat down to complete what I thought would be a relatively simple task this morning – selecting the Hammers starting line up for next season – err wrong…it’s actually a tough old call. I started from the premise that everybody is fit although in the Hammers world that would represent something of  a major […]

Sullivan hails Chicharito as “potentially our greatest”

David Sullivan has made a claim that Javier Hernandez could be one of the greatest players to have ever signed for the club. And given the Mexican’s record at the top of the game it would be very hard to disagree with such an assessment. Chicharito becomes the 33rd striker signed by the club since […]

Bilic details the two year wait for Chicharito

Slaven Bilic has revealed how two years of patience has paid off in spades with the Irons landing supertar Javier Hernandez. The manager is ecstatic over his arrival and those of three other top starts telling the official site: “I am happy that the deal is complete as it’s a great signing for us. “I spoke […]

Poll result: Where will the Irons finish!

A majority of West Ham fans have voted that Slaven Bilic’s new-look team are booked for a top ten finish which will carry them into seventh or eighth place in 2017-18. A ClaretandHugh poll of 2,239 fans saw 42.5 per cent (952) claim that would be the club’s finishing position at the end of the […]

Sullivan confirms Sakho news

David Sullivan has tipped Arthus Masuaku and Edmilson Fernandez to come good this season. And he has admitted that he has been under intense pressure to get the transfer window right this summer after last year’s horror show. He admitted: “Yes there was a lot of pressure but in Masuaku and Fernandez who cost around […]

‘Chicharito’ hits the wage jackpot

Chicharito’s switch to the Hammers is understood to have cost the club around £120k a week plus add ons. ClaretandHugh has learned that the little Mexican has landed a deal which will put him in advance of the club’s previous highest earner Dimitri Payet with the bonus clauses. It has emerged from our insiders that […]

Sak’s back and ” looking very strong”

Slaven Bilic believes the club now has enough strikers at the club and will not be investing in anymore. Diafra Sakho is now back in full training with the squad and “looking very strong indeed ” which looks set to give the manager another big option. However, Andy Carroll remains on the first team sidelines […]